He had been granted bail in April 2017 for health reasons but skipped bail after flouting some of the conditions given to him by the court.
He later left Nigeria after soldiers raided his father’s residence in Abia state in November 2017.
IPOB was subsequently declared a terrorist group by the defence headquarters and court after the south-east governors proscribed it.
The Federal Government arrested Kanu.
NAN reports that on June 28,Justice Binta Nyako gave the order that he be remanded in DSS custody.
NAN reports that counsel to the prosecution, S. M. Labaran also applied that the trial of Kanu that was earlier slated for Oct. 20 be brought forward.(NAN)